23 April 2007; London's leading Scottish restaurant and bar, Albannach, and the award-winning contemporary whisky brand Smokehead, have joined forces to offer a range of innovative new cocktails.
The Smokehead cocktails, which will be launched to time with the introduction of England's smoking ban on 1 July, have been designed by bar manager, Jim Wrigley.
Using the naturally strong and peaty flavours of the Malt whisky, Jim has designed three exclusive cocktails:
Ian Weir, Marketing Director for Smokehead commented, "We are delighted with these inventive new cocktails that have been created for Smokehead, and pleased to have found a bar that we feel matches our brand so well. Long may the partnership continue!â?.
SMOKEHEAD is a stylish, individual and exciting whisky, available in premium bars and retailers across the UK and worldwide.
For further information on Smokehead visit www.smokehead.co.uk
or call 01506 852205
For further information on Albannach visit www.albannach.co.uk or
66 Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N 5DS T: 020 7930 0066
Smokehead Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky encourages responsible drinking
For further press information or images for Smokehead contact:
Alison Methven or Mary Porter
0131 554 6111
For further press information on Albannach contact:
Kate Lester or Marie Spanou
020 7436 1111
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20ml Pressed Apple Juice
10ml Creme de Cerise
10ml Araku rum & coffee liqueur
5ml Fresh Squeezed Lime Juice
Shake and strain over cubed ice in a rocks glass. Garnish with a mint sprig and a flamed orange zest.
20ml Maraschino Liqueur
20ml Fresh Squeezed Lemon Juice
10ml Sugar Syrup
Dash Angostura Bitters
Shake and Strain over cubed ice in a sling. Garnish with a lemon wedge and a fresh stem cherry.
20ml Navan Vanilla Cognac Liqueur
15ml Roner Pinot Noir Grappa
Dash Orange Bitters
Stir and fine strain into a frozen cocktail glass. Garnish with a white chocolate coated vanilla pod spiral